Top Energy Training

Oil & Gas Training Courses For Students

Your online oil and gas training program starts today!

Gain a solid foundation of oil and gas industry fundamentals

TOP Energy Training lessons and courses are designed to provide university students with up-to-date foundational industry knowledge to advance their education and expand their working knowledge in the oil and gas industry. Faculty members will appreciate this online educational material that they can use as a primary resource or a supplemental resource in their university course.

Online courses created in conjunction with a consortium of top-ranked educational institutions

TOP Energy Training lessons curricula were developed, and are currently taught, by a panel of industry experts and educators from the Colorado School of Mines, Penn State University, and The University of Texas at Austin.

TOP Energy Training developed accessible, flexible online courses suitable for higher education students to obtain advanced topical education, without an advanced degree.

Oil and gas industry education that is current

University programs can find it challenging to dig into the latest technological advances and trends in the oil and gas industry. Print textbooks are often not current enough to cover the latest industry advancements. TOP Energy Training lessons and courses incorporate a broad and integrated curriculum  and the technology and trends that drive the oil and gas industry today. 

Students benefit from exposure to multiple subject matter experts

A bonus of the three-university collaboration is exposure for students to a wide range of subject matter experts as part of the online curriculum. Our broad online instructor base alleviates the educational burden on a single university classroom instructor. University faculty members and instructors can transmit their specific knowledge to students, and also incorporate the expertise of other university colleagues.

TOP Energy Training courses provide students with a better understanding of a wide range of topics, including geology, drilling and production technology, emerging technical issues, and environmental advancements. TOP Energy Training lesson and course content focuses on science, engineering, and technology, and teaches current technical solutions applied in the field. Courses and lessons don’t advocate for any public policy positions.

Users of TOP Energy Training online courses include:
  • Colorado Mesa University, Landman Energy Management Program
  • Colorado School of Mines, Petroleum Engineering Department
  • The University of Texas at Austin, Hildebrand Department of Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering
  • The University of Texas at Austin, School of Law
  • The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business

Contact us for details on our educational discount

Instructors and faculty, contact us to discover how you can get  discounted course subscriptions for your students.

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